Swedish Radio Choir
The Swedish Radio Choir was founded in 1925. Under the direction of Eric Ericson in 1952, the choir transformed into an instrument for a broad repertoire, ranging from Baroque to contemporary music, often composed for the choir.
The choir has collaboration with conductors such as Riccardo Muti and Claudio Abbado. Since 2007, Dutchman Peter Dijkstra has been the choir’s Principal Conductor which led to that the cd Nordic Sounds was awarded Diapason d’Or and a special honoary award from the Swedish Government. In april 2013, the choir toured in Italy.